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October 26th, 2016
Government now realizes it simply can't risk the increase of vulnerabilities involved in using legacy systems. Hybrid environments provide the stepping stone to cloud that these organizations need.
October 24th, 2016
The explosion of cloud technologies in the early 2010s was followed by a subsequent explosion of cybersecurity breaches that caused many government organizations to rethink transitioning to the cloud. To address these concerns, a government-wide program, FedRAMP, was launched in 2012, to produce a set of cloud security standards for all federal agencies to follow.
- Cloud, Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, FedRAMP, GovDelivery, Government Cybersecurity, Innovation in Government
September 21st, 2016
Government agencies are at an intersection of the forces of technology and complexity. The question now for many executives and agency IT teams is how to meet these needs quickly, effectively, and more securely – which is certainly easier said than done.
September 20th, 2016
The General Services Administration (GSA) recently announced a restructured and streamlined approval process that will enable vendors to more quickly achieve a Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) Authority to Operate (ATO).
- Acquia, Adobe Acrobat Professional, Akamai, BlackMesh, BMC, Box, Cloud Computing, FedRAMP, Google, Google for Work, GovDelivery, HPE, Salesforce, ServiceNow, Virtustream, VMware
August 22nd, 2016
ServiceNow has received a FedRAMP Authority to Operate (ATO) for their service automation government cloud. With that lengthy certification process behind them, Bob Osborn and Mike Rohde from ServiceNow discuss what they learned both about the certification process and about the FedRAMP program as a whole.
August 17th, 2016
As we’ve written here previously, the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP), is a federal government-wide program that provides a standardized approach to security assessment, authorization, and continuous monitoring for cloud products and services.
August 2nd, 2016
The cloud adoption and transition movement has been taking place for a number of years, yet many agencies are still struggling to procure all the necessary pieces required to effectively use the cloud.
- Cloud, Cloud Computing, FedRAMP, FITARA, NASA SEWP, SEWP V, Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement
July 26th, 2016
Security risks have long been the scapegoat for why government agencies aren’t moving quickly to the cloud. Powered by Amazon Web Services, the Intelligence Community Cloud (C2S Cloud) provides a way for all 17 intelligence agencies to move off “heritage” systems and data centers to take advantage of the cost and computing efficiencies of cloud solutions.
- Amazon Web Services, AWS, AWS Marketplace, Cloud Computing, Cloud Services, Intelligence Community, Multicloud, piXlogic